United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Tuesday, 22 March 2016
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-5), (Approximate ending time)
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03:00 AM - 12:00 PM 31st regular session of the Human Rights Council (Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland, 29 February - 24 March 2016)
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM (CR.11) Women, Water and Wellbeing: The Human Right to Water and Sanitation - CSW60 Side Event.
Organized by the Permanent Mission of Palau to the UN
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Daily Press Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General.
01:15 PM - 02:30 PM (CR.8) Gender, Justice, and Sustainable Development.
CSW60 side event organized by the Permanent Mission of the United Arab Emirates.
This interactive panel will provide perspectives from UN member states, the UN system, private sector, and civil society that explore the interrelationship between gender, justice, sustainable development, and realizing a world where no
one is left behind.
01:15 PM - 02:30 PM (CR.11) Securing Women's Rights Related to Land, Health and Work - CSW60 side event.
The ESCR-Net Women and ESCR Working Group, in partnership with the Permanent Mission of Finland to the United Nations, is pleased to bring together women’s rights advocates from different regions of the world to discuss how the framework of women's economic, social and cultural rights (ESCR), incorporating a substantive equality approach, can be used to promote gender equality in the implementation and monitoring of the sustainable development goals (SDGs).
This discussion will focus particularly on land, health and work, and the ESCR-Net Women and ESCR Working Group’s new briefing papers analyzing these rights within the substantive equality framework will also be launched.
Concept note: http://www.un.org/webcast/pdfs/160322pm-women-finland.pdf
03:00 PM - 04:15 PM (CR.11) Launch of the Step It Up for Gender Equality Media Compact: Building on Experiences from the Media Landscape - CSW60 side event.
The proposed side event is to look at how media can support driving women’s empowerment and gender equality as part of the Sustainable Development Agenda. It will do so by showcasing best practices and past experiences by both entertainment and news media with a view to inform future work.
Concept Note: http://www.un.org/webcast/pdfs/160322pm-unwomen-media.pdf
03:00 PM - 04:15 PM (CR.1) Women and Girls: Victims of Sexual Violence in Conflict - CSW60 Side Event.
Organized by the Permanent Mission of the Holy See to the UN.